King Estate Vin Glace Pinot Gris (375ML half-bottle) 2007
Other Dessert from Willamette Valley, Oregon
Vin Glacé, also known as Ice Wine, is a style of wine made from ripe frozen grapes. Pressing the frozen grapes produces a sweet juice, while leaving the frozen water crystals and grape skins behind. The resulting juice is very concentrated in aromas and flavors and demonstrates intense varietal character. Fermentation occurs slowly and is stopped before the wine is fermented dry.
Medium golden straw color.
Aromas of tropical fruits, apricot, banana, tangerine, and a touch of... View More
This vintage of Vin Glace` is vibrant and fresh, from the scents of saffron, passionfruit and white peach, to the lemony tone and flavors. It balances ripe apple with brisk acidity, lasting on a hint of vanillin amd lemon creme.
King Estate is a sustainably-farmed 1033-acre certified organic vineyard complex and state of the art winery situated atop the rolling slopes in the Coast Range foothills, near the southern end of Oregon's Willamette Valley. In addition to world-class vineyards, their estate is home to organic orchards, vegetable gardens, and a host of native wildlife; including cougar and black bear. Organically-farmed and managed as a fully-integrated ecosystem, King Estate is also home to an... View More